First Friday Art Tour June 1

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 “Art is not what you see, it’s what you make others see.”  Edgar Degas

Friday, June 1

Visit the galleries listed below for special First Friday receptions, exhibitions and demos. Most are within walking distance … All are worth the trip!


Joy to the Wind ~ 34 Atlantic Ave.


First Friday reception: 2-4 p.m.

Celebrate the beginning of the new season and take a look at the new works of art by Lynne Seitzer and John M. T. Seitzer. The Gallery and the Custom Picture Framing Service are now open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Located on the east side of the Harbor near the footbridge. Parking available.

Ae Home~ 93 Townsend Ave.


First Friday reception: 5 p.m.

Please join us at Ae Home to celebrate sculptor Jim Miller. Light hors d oeuvres and prosecco will be served starting at 5.

Boothbay Region Art Foundation ~ 1 Townsend Ave.


First Friday reception: 5-7 p.m.

Proudly presenting our first Member’s Show of the season through June 16. Over 140 local and regional artists work will be on display through a wide variety of paintings, photographs, sculpture, prints and drawings demonstrate the amazing talent of the region.

Studio 53 ~ 53 Townsend Ave.


First Friday reception: 5-7 p.m.

Featuring the landscapes of David Dupree and Ida Schmulowitz (through June 24); and the gallery members: Tony van Hasselt, Terry Seaman, Heidi Seidelhuber, Bob McKay, Lynne Setizer, John Silverio, John M. T. Seitzer, David Estey, Don Josephson and Nancy Wilkoff. Sculpture garden features works by Dick Alden – in back on the water. Parking!

Gleason Fine Art ~ 31 Townsend Ave.


First Friday reception: TBA

Current show: Mother and daughter Andrea Peters and Christine Peters. Colorful paintings and jewelry, respectively. 



Paradise Studio ~ 70 Paradise Point Rd.


First Friday reception: 2-5 p.m.

Add a horticultural twist to your artistic adventure by extending your tour slightly off the beaten path to Paradise Studio in East Boothbay featuring the colorful, yet peaceful, realistic oils by Mary Ellen TK Serina and benches by Ron Serina in the gardens. Wine and refreshments served during the reception. A five-minute drive from the Harbor: follow Rt. 96, the Ocean Point Road, 4/10 mile past the East Boothbay General Store and turn right onto Paradise Point Road at the top of the hill. Look for the yellow “Open” banner! Open most days 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Event Date: 

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 10:00am to 7:00pm